Archive | August, 2010

What’s the Best Way To Take Calea Zacatechichi?

31 Aug

Calea Zacatechichi Close Up Photo by Rowan

  If you’ve used Calea Z for dream-work before, please take a second to vote in the poll.   What’s the Best Way to Take Calea Zacatechichi? Smoking It (Leaves, Resin, 10x, etc) Drinking It (Tea) Eating It (Pills) Chewing It (Raw Leaf) Not Sure But I Would Like to Know! free polls   […]

My No Alcohol for 30 Days Experiment

29 Aug

I’m at the tail end of a 30 day experiment of not drinking any alcohol. In this post I want to talk about my motivation for doing this, what it’s been like, and what I’ve learned from the experience. I’ve been aware for quite some time that I drink too much and have had a […]

I Ran For 35 Minutes Today!

27 Aug

  Today I hit a mini-milestone in my efforts to be active and healthy: I ran for 35 minutes straight. Wahoo! This is something only I’ve done a few times in my life, and all those times were in the 6 weeks in which I followed Bill Phillips brilliant Body for Life program (now called […]

Is Dreaming Like Tripping?

17 Aug

Sweet Home Under White Clouds by tipiro

  Today’s discussion question is a great one and touches on the sneaky relationship between different states of consciousness. Here’s the big Q: “Is dreaming like tripping?” I think the answer is simple: yes, there are definitely similarities between the two states. In my own experience studying and working with my dreams, including taking drugs […]

Does Masturbation Effect Lucid Dreams?

10 Aug

Attention! Every Tuesday, I’ll be answering questions from readers about dreams or anything else we talk about here on Dreaming Life! And guess what? 🙂 I’d love to hear from you, too! Send your questions using the contact form here. Thanks! AHHH -now here’s a question that’s sure to generate some interest: “Does Masturbation Effect […]

Can B6 Keep Me Awake At Night?

3 Aug

Insomnia by Smiley Stew

  People interested in their dreams have long noted the fascinating relationship between Vitamin B6 and dreams. My own interest in dreams is no exception: one of the earliest blog posts I ever wrote about documented my dream reports after taking B6. It’s something that still intrigues the hell out of me to this day. […]